[Maine] Gov. Paul LePage on Friday granted conditional commutation orders for 17 prisoners through a plan that he says will help offenders get jobs and won't threaten public safety. The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine and state prisoner advocates applauded the Republican governor's idea to release lower-risk inmates, but some fellow Republicans have called it soft on crime and part of an effort to close a long-embattled Washington County minimum-security prison. "The state is really safe now, isn't it?" said Republican Sen. Joyce Maker, who says the commutation process typically takes months.
To qualify for PSLF forgiveness, people must not only work full-time in a public service position, but also make 10 years' worth of full, on-time, income-based monthly payments toward their Federal student loans.
Who receives PSLF forgiveness? Teachers, Government Employees, Non-Profit 501(c)(3) Employees, Police Officers, Fire Fighters, Park Rangers, Military Personnel, and other qualifying public service workers.
I'm trying to connect y'all to Jimmy Fallon's Saturday Night Live, it might not work. If not catch it on broadcast or cable, he's freaking great.
Eric Trump appeared on Sean Hannity's show Tuesday night and lashed out at those who oppose his daddy's administration, saying they're "not even people." Hannity introduced the segment by complaining about the mainstream media floating "baseless Russian conspiracy theories" and what he described as Democrats on the Hill searching for "any evidence of collusion," namely the investigation into Donald Trump's presidential campaign's ties to the Kremlin. "I've never seen hatred like this," Eric Trump said. "I mean, to me, they're not even people."
While walking with the NATO leaders during his visit to the alliance's headquarters Thursday, President Donald Trump pushed aside Dusko Markovic, the prime minister of Montenegro, as he moved to the front of a group of the leaders. Trump is at the brand-new NATO headquarters in Brussels for a summit with world leaders. It's his first NATO summit alongside the 27 other members of the military alliance. read more